Norflex (Orphenadrine Citrate) - 100mg (100 Tablets)
|Muscular injuries, spasms, sprains or strains
Norflex (Orphenadrine Citrate) is a muscle relaxant which is used to relieve pain and swelling as a result of muscular injuries, spasms, sprains or strains. It works to reduce muscular pressure, alleviating tightness or strain, which as a result should ease any muscles cramp or stiffness, allowing the patient to stay more naturally mobile.
Many patients will combine Norflex (Orphenadrine Citrate) with other therapies, exercise routines, extended rest or medications such as NSAIDs for best results. Discuss with your how Norflex (Orphenadrine Citrate) can be best used to treat your condition.
Dosage and administration
Norflex (Orphenadrine Citrate) should only be used as directed your physician or another qualified medical professional. Dosages will vary widely depending on the individual patient and their condition.
Tablets should be taken whole alongside a large glass of water. Do not split, crush, dissolve, or chew the tablet. After dosing stay in an upright position (either sitting or standing) for at least 10 minutes.
Never share your medication with anybody else, even if they have the same condition(s) as you.
The most commonly experienced side effects include:
- Dry Mouth
- Changes in vision
Less common side effects include:
- Mood changes such as confusion, anxiety, or depression
- Unexplained shaking
- Changes in your heart rate or beat
- Changes in urination
- Eye pain or discomfort
If you experience any side effects whether listed above or not, inform your physician promptly. If thay are severe, bothersome, or persistent, call your physician immediately.
If you think you are having an allergic reaction seek immediate medical attention. Symptoms of a reaction may include skin rashes, itchy skin, swelling, dizziness, or difficulty breathing.
Inform your physician of any of the following before your begin using Norflex (Orphenadrine Citrate).
- Any allergies you have
- Any other medicine, vitamins, or supplements which you are taking
- If you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy, or currently breastfeeding
- If you consume alcohol
- If you smoke
- It you have any other medical health problems, such as glaucoma, stomach conditions, intestinal ulcers or blockages, enlarged prostate, bladder conditions, esophagus troubles, muscle disorders, or any heart related conditions or diseases.
Elderly patients should be closely monitored for side effects, especially suffering from confusion.
Norflex (Orphenadrine Citrate) results in dizziness or confusion for some patients, so it is important to avoid driving, or any other activity requiring high levels of concentration, until you are fully aware of how you react to the medicine.